Guest Post by Professor Daryl Lim (John Marshall Law School) Apple and Samsung will once again lock horns at an appeals court. Apple is seeking a permanent sales ban on patented features contained in Samsung’s Galaxy S3 smartphone and nine other older smartphone models. The U.S Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, which will […]
If Samsung splits the Galaxy S6 line in two, it could limit the appeal of its most revolutionary feature.
This morning, leaked videos of the HTC One M9 appeared all over the Internet. Judging from the video and the reaction to it, the Galaxy S6 and iPhone 6 may have some tough competition. HTC’s new smartphone seems to offer a combination of what people love on the Galaxy S6 and the iPhone 6. Show More Summary
This week on the Droidcast, it’s basically the eve of the reveal of the Samsung Galaxy S6 and the HTC One M9, so we get into those, including the most recent leaks, like carrier slip-ups around the S6’s ‘Six Appeal’ and the big spill of the One M9 in three videos. We also touch on Android Wear being used with iOS devices, via a forthcoming application from a… Read More
One US mobile carrier jumps the gun, Google get serious about mobile payments, and Apple considers a big hardware change for iPhones. It’s been a busy few days, and it’s all here on BitStream. More »
Something a bit more stylish that keeps your Galaxy S5 protected Not everyone wants a basic plastic or rubber case that just provides protection without any real appealing looks or features. While they are a bit cheaper and perhaps more...Show More Summary
Fresh from revamping its own Galaxy App Store, Samsung has upgraded its Kids Store which - as the name suggests – covers apps that cater for youngsters and is part of the ‘kids mode’ on two of its newest devices. The store is limited...Show More Summary
Samsung's Galaxy Android phones have been a terrific success—it's Galaxy tablets, not so much. Meet the Galaxy Tab S, Samsung's crack at making a tablet as great—and as appealing—as the Galaxy S5. Read more...
Re/Code points us to the fact that Apple on Tuesday was granted a "modest" victory in its ongoing and global legal battle against Samsung. Specifically, a court in the Netherlands upheld a lower court's ruling which banned the sale of Galaxy S II and...
A Dutch appeals court today upheld a 2011 decision that banned the sale of Samsung’s Galaxy S II and Galaxy Ace phones, as noted by Re/code. The devices in question were found to have infringed on Apple’s design in an earlier ruling and blocked from sale. Apple’s original intent was to get an injunction against […]
Apple and Google may have declared a truce but the patent war with Samsung still rages across the Atlantic as an ongoing patent battle in the Dutch appeals court has upheld Apple’s plea for an injunction against sales of older … Read more ›
The official blog of Samsung Electronics has revealed the design inspiration for its latest Galaxy S5 phone, which says involved extensive research into "appealing to consumers in their twenties and thirties," a demographic currently showing a preference for Apple's iPhone.
The Samsung Galaxy S5 is a great phone that'll no doubt appeal to a great many people. But nothing appeals to everyone, and that's okay because there are a ton of amazing options to be had, including the iPhone 5s. Whether you left iPhone...Show More Summary
Priced at an expensive $299, the Gear 2 is not built for the mass-market and seems to be just an experiment by Samsung to see if it can increase the appeal of its Galaxy smartphone brand in a high-end market that is nearing saturati...
Samsung just released a new version of its Galaxy SIII in Brazil, and it is called the Galaxy S3 Slim. It’s not a fancy new phone like the recently announced Galaxy S5, but a cheaper alternative that is meant to appeal to those on a budget. Show More Summary
Samsung has a pretty interesting strategy in which they tend to release a flagship phone which is then followed up by variants of it that could appeal to different users. We’ve seen it with the Samsung Galaxy S4 where variants such as the Galaxy S4 Active, Galaxy S4 Zoom, and Galaxy S4 mini. Show More Summary
Leaked from today's 404 episode: - Samsung Galaxy S5 has tepid design, but plenty of specs appeal (hands-on). - Are selfies causing the spread of head lice?. - BroApp sends automatic text messages to your girlfriend or SO. Episode 1,432 Listen Now: Download Today's Podcast Subscribe: iTunes (HD) | iTunes (SD) | ... Show More Summary
The advantage that Samsung has over Apple is that they have a wider range of smartphones, ranging from the high-end devices like the Samsung Galaxy S4 and the Galaxy Note 3, to the lower-end devices that will appeal to shoppers on aShow More Summary
By Dennis Crouch Apple Inc. v. Samsung Electronics Co., Appeal No. 2013-1129 (Nov. 18, 2013) In a unanimous opinion, the Federal Circuit has vacated Judge Koh's decision denying Apple injunctive relief to stop Samsung's ongoing infringement of Apple's utility patents....
ByDouglas Ehrman: Last week, Samsung (SSNLF.PK) introduced the first commercially available smartphone to feature a curved screen: the Galaxy Round. In addition to its aesthetic appeal, the new device will allow users to "rock" the phone up at a 45 degree angle to activate the display of some basic information. Show More Summary